Game Reviews

Offworld Trading Company Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Commerce trumps combat in unique strategy game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2016)
Homeworld: Deserts of Kharak Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Sci-fi strategy prequel has frequent but mild violence.
Platforms: Windows
(2016)
StarCraft II: Legacy of the Void Game Poster Image
age 12+
LEARNING
Thrilling, violent end to the StarCraft II strategy series.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2015)
Homeworld Remastered Collection Game Poster Image
age 10+
LEARNING
Classic evocative space strategy promotes tactical planning.
Platforms: Windows
(2015)
Sneaky Sneaky Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 9+
LEARNING
Cute graphics lessen violence in puzzle-solving game.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
Defenders of Time Game Poster Image
age 14+
LEARNING
Complex tower defense game lacks tutorial, online players.
Platforms: Mac, Windows
(2014)
Injustice: Gods Among Us Game Poster Image
age 15+
LEARNING
DC Comics characters pummel each other -- with some blood.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U
(2013)
Double Dragon II: Wander of the Dragons Game Poster Image
age 15+
LEARNING
Terrible remake of a mindlessly violent 1980s arcade game.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2013)
StarCraft II: Heart of the Swarm Game Poster Image
age 14+
LEARNING
"Stellar" sci-fi strategy expansion wows fans of the series.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2013)
PlayStation All-Stars Battle Royale Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Cross-platform brawler stars hodgepodge of game characters.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita
(2012)
Ninja Gaiden 3: Razor's Edge Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Blood-soaked fighting game with few unique Wii U features.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
Marvel Avengers: Battle for Earth Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Fun superhero brawler on Kinect with no blood or gore.
Platforms: Xbox 360, Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
Dead or Alive 5 Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 18+
LEARNING
Fast-fighting game with violence and sexual overtones.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Collector’s Set Game Poster Image
age 14+
LEARNING
Set of classic fighting games has lots of violent content.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
Tekken Tag Tournament 2 Game Poster Image
age 14+
LEARNING
Feature-rich fighting contest is violent, with mild blood.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U
(2012)
Persona 4 Arena Game Poster Image
csm_game
age 14+
LEARNING
Decent fantasy fighting game, but filled with swearing.
Platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3
(2012)
Mortal Kombat (PS Vita) Game Poster Image
age 18+
LEARNING
Very violent and graphic fighting game now on handheld.
Platforms: PlayStation Vita
(2012)
Age of Empires Online Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Classic real-time-strategy game now online with great charm.
Platforms: Windows
(2011)
StarCraft II: Wings of Liberty Game Poster Image
age 13+
LEARNING
Exceptional strategy sequel with some mature themes.
Platforms: Windows, Mac
(2010)